Significant Housing Changes in NCC 2022￼
The National Construction Code (NCC) has been revised and will come into force on 1 October 2023, updating the previous 2019 version. Changes to the
Repurposing old buildings for new uses
In our 7-part zoom series, Steven reflects on Brisbane’s most popular repurposed, heritage buildings; The Brisbane Powerhouse, now a multi-entertainment and creative hub, and The
Spirit of Place
The theme of this years’ NAIDOC Week was ‘Heal Country’. I take time out to reflect on what this means, following a trip to the Northern Territory.
Reflections on Mental Health
In June, I completed the 2021 Push Up Challenge, which is aimed at raising funds and awareness for mental health and suicide prevention, with specific support for Lifeline and Headspace.
Understanding the Briefing Process
What do you need to do if you are a client looking to start a development? What should you consider when preparing information to Brief your Architect?
What does an Architect do? (Here’s a couple of thoughts)
After almost 30yrs as a Registered Architect, I enjoy the
many facets of what I do, of working with people and of being creative. But what
does an Architect really do? I know many people have many opinions about this. I’m also sure there are many people who have no idea!
The Risks of Development
We break down some of the key points or decisions that are critical to the process and that minimise risk to owners.
Designing Architecture as an Access Professional
Having accessibility qualifications enables me to have a deeper understanding of what my clients need, and how best to provide accessible solutions.
Covid-19 has changed how I do business
Covid-19 has changed how I do business more than I ever expected. It is obvious that the ramifications of Covid 19 have been far-reaching and